Tags : smartphone


UK CMA to investigate Apple and Google over possible cloud

Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) in the UK is planning to launch an investigation into Apple and Google's power over the mobile market. Andrea Coscelli, Chief Executive of the CMA, explained the current concerns around this market domination. “When it comes to how people use mobile phones, Apple and Google hold all the cards. As […]Read More


Welcome to Backfirewall_

Hello and welcome to my amazing system! I’m OS9, the operating system here, and Backfirewall_ is a first-person tragicomic adventure set inside a smartphone. You are the update assistant. I’ll grant you cheat-codes to help you solve wacky puzzles and proceed with the story. Just remember that your job is not to update, no, it’s […]Read More


Great moments in PC Gaming: Spotting an invader in Watch

Great moments in PC gaming are bite-sized celebrations of some of our favorite gaming memories. Watch Dogs (Image credit: Ubisoft) Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Year: 2014 When the original Watch Dogs launched back in 2014, I played through the campaign like a digital Spider-Man: swinging virtually between security cameras, setting off traps and electronic devices, and […]Read More


We’re All Going to the World’s Fair is the online

Slender Man, while hoaxes like the Momo challenge sent parents into a pearl-clutching panic—and honestly, you should worry more about your offspring eating Tide Pods for clout than vaguely demonic online rituals. Having a personal brand starts as soon as you get your first smartphone and upload a selfie. From that moment there's no escape, […]Read More


Classic videogame designs meet modern art in Please, Touch the

psychogeography and one part “zen” art puzzle collection, but also a full-fledged descendant of classic videogames like Snake and Pong. Despite its outwardly chill vibes, Please, Touch the Artwork is a challenging game that taps into the same hypnotic, obsessive vein of commitment as Snake, the smartphone staple preloaded on a billion Nokias in the […]Read More


The best audiophile headphones for gaming

best gaming headsets in our testing. Some audiophile headphones even have microphones, or optional attachments at least, but that's even less of an issue than it has been in the past. Not because we believe in solo gaming as the only way to play, but because cheap gaming microphones are simply fantastic these days. And […]Read More


Musk’s brain chips heading for human trials

The Guardian, Elon Musk’s co-founded neurotech company, Neuralink, is working towards some very cool sounding tech to help humanity. Musk claims that the company’s chips, which are about to start human testing, “will enable someone with paralysis to use a smartphone with their mind faster than someone using thumbs”. Tips and advice (Image credit: Future) […]Read More